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Retro Review: Fangs Of The Living Dead (1969)

“The coldness of the grave is in my blood” During the late 60’s and early 70’s it seemed that every film that came out had living dead affixed to the title. As films were brought over and retitled, distributors felt… (Read more)

Retro Review: The Devil’s Nightmare (1971)

Have you ever watched a horror film and wondered what would have happened if the characters had taken a different road, had they turned left instead of right? I have, quite often as a matter of fact. The Devil’s Nightmare is… (Read more)

The pleasure of creation: The Erotic Rites Of Frankenstein (1972)

I used to love mom and pop video stores. Finding some old rarely rented tape was always a nice treat for taking the time in the aisles of old movies. One afternoon I found a tape at a store specializing… (Read more)

The truth about Lenore: The Spectre Of Edgar Allan Poe (1974)

Nevermore said the raven, Nevermore. Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven was first published in January of 1845 and has emerged as his most often quoted works. It concerns an unnamed scholar and Lenore, the scholar’s lost love who first surfaced… (Read more)

Retro Review: Scream Of The Demon Lover (1970)

Half naked women walking through dark hallways with candelabras, I must admit, this is a weakness of mine.  I blame Creepy #39 for that. It was a wonderfully sinister cover featuring a beautiful blonde with candelabra welcoming you into her… (Read more)

Retro Review: Lucifera: Demon Lover (1972)

I love movies about wrong turns; not the kind you make in the West Virginian Mountains into the clutches of inbred cannibals, no sir. The kind that sends you on a strange adventure into the supernatural that you may not… (Read more)

In The Name Of Stephen King: The Shining (1980)/ The Shining (1997)

The Shining (1980) All work and no play make Jack a dull boy I don’t like Stephen King. Not personally as I have never met him, but his writing, or more to the point, his endings. He is a writer… (Read more)